You may obtain the required forms here, in person at City Hall, or you may contact our office to request them by fax, email or the US mail. Completed forms must be delivered with payment in person at City Hall or by US mail.
Is My Business Tax Certificate Transferable?No. Certificates are terminated when business ownership or location changes. Please advise the Business License Office when you relocate or terminate your business for any reason.
Zoning & Building Regulations
Businesses must comply with all City zoning and building
regulations. For additional information or staff assistance, please
contact the Planning Division at 909-399-5470 or the Building Division
Special Permits & State Licensing
Some types of businesses require special permits and/or
licensing, which must be obtained prior to submitting a business license
application. For additional information or staff assistance, please
contact the Financial Services Department at 909-399-5398.
The City of Claremont has a sign ordinance, which requires a
permit for the display of advertising flags and banners. If you plan on
installing a new sign or making changes to an existing one, please
contact the Community Development Department at 909-399-5470.
Burglar Alarm Permit
If you plan on installing an alarm, permits are required by
the City to ensure that alarm systems are in compliance with the alarm
ordinance. Contact the Police Department at 909-399-5411.
Post Your Business Tax Certificate
Business Licenses (Business Tax Certificates) must be posted
in public view at the fixed location of the business. If no fixed
location exists in the City, the responsible party must carry the
Business License with them while conducting business in Claremont.
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